Firstly, Welcome to visit our Store and we hope you enjoy the trip here. New 62 pcs ASSORTED LOT WOOD CARVING TOOLS, Carving Knife. For circle sharpener, it should grinding the ora inside first, then the ora outside. For the plane sharpener, it also should grinding the planear surface first, then the slant.And for the triangular sharpener, it needn't grind a lot, it will be OK to grind the exit by small particles. To avoid the quality of the knife, I suggest the users had better not grind the knife by machine.
There are so many kind of gravers, it classified two kinds basically. The one is cutter blank which looks like a shape of tube.The other one is dress smooth knife looks like a long drill bits. They all mainly used for excavation and dress smooth. The widest chisel can be 4-6cm, and the narrowest only as little as a needlepoint. Circle knife: mainly used for the rotundity and the dent in the circle, it also very useful for carving traditional flower, for example, the circle surface of the flower leaf, the petal and the limb all need to be disposed by the circle knife. It can save effort by using the circle knife landscape orientation, it can adapt it whether for big ups and downs, and small changes. Otherwise, the lines of the circle knife is not affirm, it is flexible and easy to use. According to the different purpose, the sizes of the circle knife can be different, the range of the sizes is between 5cm-0.5cm.
When making a people carving, it should grind away the two horns of the knife, makes it a arc of circle, or else you not only can't push it but also can damage the sides of the dent when carving the dents. When making the relievo, it should retain the two horns, and use them to carve the corners, thereby you should prepare two kind of knives.
There are pros and cons of a circle knife. The bevel is in the groove, and the knife back looks straight is called pros circle knife. It can put in the wood deeper, and to be optimal for making the round sculpture, especially when knockout or dig the base. The bevel is on the knife back, and the internal groove looks straight is called cons circle knife.
It can put the wood relax and can gently push and pick the earth, and it is more useful in the relievo. The shape of the circle knife can be made of bending according to demands, in order to dig for a deeper corner. Plain cutter: the ora of the knife is straight. It mainly used to cleave, cut, and razing the concave-convex of the wood to make it flatness.For big size it also can be made to chisel bigger. If can use it properly, it will looks like painting, and appears powerful and vivid natural. The acute angle of the plain knife can reticle, it can eliminate the tool angle or the imprint pattern when the two knives intersect. The wood carving figures in Sweden and Russia more used the plain cutter, there is a strong fun of the wood knife. Slant knife: It assume about 45 angle bevel in the ostium. Mainly used for dress smooth for the products' corners and hollow out. When carving the canthus of a man, the slant knife is more easy used. The slant knife also classify for backhand and forehand, in order to proper for each directions. Impress knife:the ostium of the knife is flat and has pitch for both sides. The traditional carving consider that the ostium in the middle, and it can keep the van straight, and can aviod shaking for others. It can also used for carving clothing and the design of the items. Triangle knife: It is looks like a triangle of the ostium. Because of the frontal surface on both side, the focus of the tartness is on the neutral angle. You should choose the proper steel tools when making the triangle knife(normally we use the round steel for 4-6mm).
Mill out a triangle groove for 55-60 degree, rubdown both waist, wear its end to ostium of the knife. The big as the degree, the thick of the line will. Triangle knife mainly used for carve the hair or the decoration line.
It also was the usual tool for printing and watermark woodcarving art edition. Arc knife:common name "the head of a monk" and "chisel of a butterfly". The ostium is arc, it is a knife for dress smooth which between the circle knife and the plain cutter. It classifies for circle arc and slanting arc. And it can replace the plain knife the circle knife when they can't be used.
It's characteristic is quite relax, it's not that shutter as plain cutter, and not that concave as the circle knife. It's properly used on the concave part.When choosing these knives, you should be careful with the purpose of the knifepoints' thick or thin. What is called the cutting head, it's the part of knife when using it. The thinner it is, the sharpper it is, but the worse for the substance. As this condition, the cutting head for carving the rough can be thicker properly in order to bear the kncok of the sinker and the forcibly grub.
The knife for dress smooth should be thinner, and then it can carve the wood smoothly. Above all, when choose the station of the tools, it must strictly according to the character of the craftwork, can't be replaced at discretion.
Further more, it should be guaranteed no matter the quality or the quatity. In the traditional art carving, the wood carving usually as much as hundreds of that. It should also has 30 pcs of the normal craftwork. Of course, that is just a little part of the usually used tools, and it's been used once in a while for some of it. China Post, SF express, Yanwen and EMS, DHL.Be stated below each item. If there is a damage on the package, please take pictures on it and send to us, thanks! Any questions or suggestions are welcome here! We are doing our best to solve all the problems. Sweet Crafts International Music instrument Co. Our products include the Violin, Viola, Cello, Double bass, Bows, Bow hair, Accessories and Luither Tools, etc. We have established long term business relations with wholesalers, makers, music stores abroad. Our objective is: The Quality First, the Prestige is Supreme! We know it spends years to build trust, and the trust may be ruined in seconds, so we are very careful and strict about our products, and also our prestige!